Quranabad is a village near the southern Iranian city of Shiraz where 63 villagers are memorizers of the entire Quran.
The first season of archeological explorations in Anjiri Cave in Marvdasht, southern Iranian province of Fars, ended with the discovery of stone hand cuttings dating back to the Neolithic and Paleolithic eras.
Shahr-e Kord, a city in southern Iran, is seeking to have its name on the UNESCO list as the world’s feltmaking hub.
Austrian university delegation arrived yesterday in Iran to visit Amirkabir University of Technology, Shahid Beheshti University, Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University and Kharazmi University.
Several stalls at the ongoing World Book Fair in New Delhi have books on Islam to communicate the true meaning of the religion and in a bid to spread peace.
The Iranian Cultural Center in Berlin, Germany plans to organize a Quran competition later this month.
The Embassy of Japan will hold Japan Cultural Month at Tehran's Vahdat Hall from January 16 to February 3, 2017.
Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations in New York opened a memorial book for the late Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani on Wednesday evening, it was reported early Thursday.
The paternal home of the late Head of Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani is to be registered on the National Heritage List, announced the head of Rafsanjan Cultural Heritage Department.
The Islamic Centre of England will hold a ceremony in commemoration of Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, a former Iranian president and chairman of the Expediency Council, in London.
The IDP of Australia is to hold the first ever IELTS Teacher Train workshop for training on January 10-13 in the Iranian capital, it was reported on Monday.
Head of Literacy Movement informs of the growth of the rate of literacy among foreign citizens and said: Rate of literacy among foreign citizens had grown from 6% at the beginning of Islamic Revolution to 60% in 1395 SH (2016-17).
President Hassan Rouhani extended condolences on the sad demise of Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, describing him a valuable asset of Islam, a great figure of Iran, a brave guide of the Islamic Revolution and a wise, unparalleled figure of the state.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has issued a message, expressing his condolences over passing away of his old friend and comrade and companion during the Islamic Movement’s struggles, Hojjatoleslam Hajj Sheikh Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.
: Chairman of the Expediency Council Ayatollah Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani has passed away at the age of 82 due to heart condition.
Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance: Today, with the beginning of the cultural event of Mashhad 2017, we shout peace, brotherhood and peaceful coexistence to the world from this sacred city as the cultural capital of Islam.
Head of Organization for Educational Research and Programming: Electronic books and software's are prepared to facilitate reading